The research areas of this scholarship are: Fellowships are awarded to work on the frontlines of the fight for global health.
Who can apply to this scholarship? Application Requirements:
· Be 30 or under at the start of the fellowship
· Have an undergraduate university degree by July 2015
· Be proficient in English
Benefits of the scholarship: GHC is committed to ensuring that young people from all economic backgrounds can take advantage of the fellowship opportunity. GHC fellows are provided with living stipends, housing, health insurance, work expenses, and all travel required for fellowship participation. Fellows are also eligible to receive up to $600 in professional development funds. In addition to covering these expenses, all fellows receive a completion award of $1500 at the end of the fellowship. (Note: The completion award and professional development fund may be disbursed in USD or local currency.)
More information about the fellowship:
Duration: The period of commitment is from mid-June to mid-August of the following year. This includes attending a two-week Summer Training Institute in June/July, followed by twelve months working on the ground on the fellowship, and a final group exit meeting in August. Fellows travel directly from Training to their placement site.
Number of scholarships: 3-5 finalists per position are selected.